Swati Maliwal moves ACB against Sheila Dikshit

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Swati Maliwal, File Photo

New Delhi, Sep 23: The chief of Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Swati Maliwal lodged a complaint against former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit at the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) accusing her of financial fraud and corruption.

The former DCW chairpersons Barkha Shukla Singh and Kiran Walia were also named in her complaint.

Maliwal said that the commission had found instances of “gross financial irregularities and high misappropriation of government funds” by Singh and Walia.

She blamed the congress leader Dikshit for carrying out irregularities between the time period of 2007 and 2015 when she was the Chief Minister.

On September the ACB registered FIR against Maliwal over alleged irregular recruitment in DCW following a complaint from the Singh, a Congress politician.

In her complaint, Singh accused Maliwal had illegally appointed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) associates to beneficiary posts.

Singh had also accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in her complaint.

Wefornews Bureau

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